Nita Chainani-Wu

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Safety and anti-inflammatory activity of curcumin: a component of tumeric (Curcuma longa)
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Stomatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0658, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:161-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the use of sialogogues in the clinical management of patients with xerostomia
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 26:164-70. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Validation of instruments to measure the symptoms and signs of oral lichen planus
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0658, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 105:51-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Diet and oral, pharyngeal, and esophageal cancer
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Stomatology Oral Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Nutr Cancer 44:104-26. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus and lichen planus: a review
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Stomatology, Division of Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, and Oral Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0658, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:171-83. 2004
  6. doi request reprint High-dose curcuminoids are efficacious in the reduction in symptoms and signs of oral lichen planus
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0658, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 66:752-60. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Diet and prevention of oral cancer: strategies for clinical practice
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:166-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint A case report of conservative management of extensive proliferative verrucous leukoplakia using a carbon dioxide laser
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 31:183-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint A case-control study of burning mouth syndrome and sleep dysfunction
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:203-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Safety and anti-inflammatory activity of curcumin: a component of tumeric (Curcuma longa)
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Stomatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0658, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:161-8. 2003
    ..Curcuminoids are components of tumeric, which include mainly curcumin (diferuloyl methane), demethoxycurcumin, and bisdemethoxycurcmin...
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the use of sialogogues in the clinical management of patients with xerostomia
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 26:164-70. 2006
    ..The observed carryover effect suggests that intermittent treatment may be an alternative to continuous treatment with sialogogues...
  3. ncbi request reprint Validation of instruments to measure the symptoms and signs of oral lichen planus
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0658, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 105:51-8. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Diet and oral, pharyngeal, and esophageal cancer
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Stomatology Oral Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Nutr Cancer 44:104-26. 2002
    ..Carotene, vitamin C, and vitamin E are protective, most likely in combination with each other and other micronutrients. The role of vitamin A is not clear because of conflicting findings in the studies reviewed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus and lichen planus: a review
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Stomatology, Division of Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, and Oral Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0658, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:171-83. 2004
    ..It is important to determine whether there is an association between OLP and HCV infection so that guidelines regarding the routine HCV testing of patients with OLP can be developed for clinicians...
  6. doi request reprint High-dose curcuminoids are efficacious in the reduction in symptoms and signs of oral lichen planus
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0658, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 66:752-60. 2012
    ..Curcuminoids are components of turmeric (Curcuma longa) that possess anti-inflammatory properties...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diet and prevention of oral cancer: strategies for clinical practice
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:166-9. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint A case report of conservative management of extensive proliferative verrucous leukoplakia using a carbon dioxide laser
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 31:183-7. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint A case-control study of burning mouth syndrome and sleep dysfunction
    Nita Chainani-Wu
    Department of Orofacial Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:203-8. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate whether sleep dysfunction is a risk factor for burning mouth syndrome (BMS)...